Monthly Archives: August 2015

No deal struck with INC – Palace

MANILA– Malacanang put an end to speculations that the government struck a deal with the Iglesia Ni Cristo, which abruptly ended its five-day protest on Monday morning. “There was no deal struck,

INC ends protest; De Lima mum on ‘deal’

MANILA — Justice Secretary Leila de Lima remained mum on the demands made by the Iglesia ni Cristo and the alleged agreement that the sect’s leaders reportedly reached with Malacañang on Monday.

Gov’t open to INC dialogue

MANILA — The Aquino administration is willing to sit down and talk with the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) following the massive protest action deploring its alleged religious persecution. “Government may be open

Pimentel: It’s a case vs persons, not Iglesia

MANILA — The investigation by the Department of Justice (DOJ) of a criminal complaint filed by an expelled Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) minister against leaders of the Christian sect is not an

‘Balikbayan box protest reflects lack of trust in gov’t ‘

MANILA — Lack of trust in the government is the main reason behind the howl of protest raised by overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) against the Bureau of Customs (BOC) plan to conduct

OFW representatives to attend probe on balikbayan box inspection

MANILA – Leaders of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) groups will appear in the congressional probe into the Bureau of Customs (BOC)’s planned inspection of balikbayan boxes this week. John Bertiz, spokesperson for